Moderator: Troy Franklin
Troy has more than 30 years of experience in senior executive positions in international franchising and business development. His experience spans across more than 70 countries and multiple regions including extensive experience in the Asia Pacific Region and across the Indian Sub-Continent, Europe, the Middle East, and parts of Africa.
Speaker: Syed Riyaz Ahmed
International Expansion Manager
Syed Ahmed has a strong hospitality management expertise over 3 decades (from 5 * Hotels to QSR & Fine Dining), in Burgerizzr for the past seven years with first 6 years looking after Operations in Saudi Arabia & for the past year leading the international expansions & development plans with a mission to launch in 5 countries with 100 branches within GCC market by 2025
Speaker: Saer Imad
Group General Manager
Saer Imad has more than 2 decades of first-hand business experience, expertise and insight to develop and grow successful brands.
His previous role in Khalifa Fund, he managed the development and support of more than 300 enterprises in different sectors. Prior to that, he supervised the lending program of AED 700M at Dubai SME.
Saer holds an MBA from London Business School, UK and a BSc in Economics with a sub degree in banking and finance.